What is a Dental Bridge?

If you’re an adult who has lost one or more of your natural teeth, you’re in good company. The American Dental Association reports that approximately 67 percent of adults have lost at least one natural tooth by age 45. The leading causes of tooth loss include tooth decay and trauma to the mouth. Additionally, sometimes…

How to Avoid Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease, commonly referred to as gum disease, is a serious health issue, and it can range from mild to severe. Fortunately, it’s usually reversible, especially in its early stages, and so the sooner you take steps to avoid periodontal disease, the better the long-term outlook for your oral health. One big part of preventing…